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Steve Spyres

Director of Field Practice/Lecturer
Social Work
School of Applied Studies
Contact
1700 SW College Ave
Topeka, KS 66621-1117
785.670.2146
Degrees & Certifications
University of Texas at Austin, Bachelor of Arts
University of Texas at Austin, Master of Social Work
Academic History
Washburn University, Social Work Department, Fall 2004 - present
Teaching
  • SW 425 WA, Pre-BSW Practicum Workshop
  • SW 525 GWA, Pre-Generalist Practicum Wrksp
  • SW 530 GB, Fund of Soc Wk Prac
  • SW 550 GA, Generalist Practicum I
  • SW 604 GA, Clin Soc Wk Prac w/ Groups
  • SW 604 GEA, Clin Soc Wk Prac w/ Groups
  • SW 625 GWA, Pre-Clinical Practicum Wrkshp
  • SW 650 GXA, Clinical Practicum I
  • SW 660 GA, Clinical Practicum II
Scholarly Interests/Activities
  • Social Work Field Instruction
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Clinical Social Work Practice
Service Interests/Activities
  • Treasurer, Kansas Council on Social Work Education
  • Board Member, Family Service & Guidance Center
Career Accomplishments
  • MSSW, University of Texas at Austin, 1986
  • Post-Masters Fellow, Menninger Clinic, 1986-87
  • Staff Social Worker, Menninger Clinic, 1987-2001
  • Faculty, Karl Menninger School of Psychiatry, 1996-2001
  • Crisis and Intake Manager, Valeo BHC, 2001-04